Featuring CMA Song of the Year Award winner and Warner Bros. Nashville recording artist James Otto (“In Color” recorded by Jamey Johnson, and “Just Got Started Lovin’ You” and “Groovy Little Summer Song,” both recorded by Otto), the CMA Songwriters Series allows music fans insight into the stories behind some of their favorite songs.
Joining Otto will be Robert Ellis Orrall (“I’m Only Me [When I’m With You]” recorded by Taylor Swift, “Wrong Baby Wrong” recorded by Martina McBride, and “Next To You, Next To Me” recorded by Shenandoah), and Chris Wallin (“Don’t Blink” recorded by Kenny Chesney, “Love Me If You Can” recorded by Toby Keith, and “Something To Be Proud Of” recorded by Montgomery Gentry). Bob DiPiero (“Southern Voice” recorded by Tim McGraw, “Blue Clear Sky” recorded by George Strait, and “You Can’t Take the Honky Tonk Out of the Girl” recorded by Brooks & Dunn) will serve as host for the evening.
Tickets for the July 15 CMA Songwriters Series at Joe’s Pub are $25 each. For information about Joe’s Pub or to order tickets, visit www.joespub.com or call (212) 967-7555 between the hours of 10:00 AM and 9:00 PM/ET. Joe’s Pub is located at 425 Lafayette St. in New York City. Official sponsors for the CMA Songwriters Series include American Airlines, ASCAP, BMI, and Great American Country (GAC). American Airlines is the official airline of the CMA Songwriters Series.